Industry News

October 15, passengers on all Independence Air--the new airline based in Dulles, Virginia--flights will be able to enjoy a new high-altitude Caribou Coffee.

Caribou Coffee developed this...

Beginning Oct. 1, participating Dairy Queen and DQ Grill...
In an unprecedented shift for music production, marketing and distribution, Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq:SBUX - News) has helped take Genius Loves Company, the final recording from music...
AFC Enterprises, Inc., franchisor and operator of Popeyes® Chicken...
McDonald’s global comparable sales were up 3.9 percent in August, the brand’s 16th consecutive monthly increase. Systemwide sales at all McDonald's restaurants increased 8.6 percent, or 4.6...
Kahala Corp., the Scottsdale, Arizona-based operator of seven quick-service concepts and more than 1,000 locations, announced today it has entered into a development agreement with Chris...
Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA - News), today announced availability of Via Panera, an innovative service that provides bakery fresh carry-out for group settings. Via Panera is offered...

Inspired by the success of similar pizzas in international markets, says Domino's, it has launched a new pizza called Domino's Doublemelt.

The new pizza starts with a thin crust,...

Auntie Anne’s, Inc., the largest soft pretzel franchisor in North America, recently opened the first of the country’s 17 pretzel locations outside of Sydney, Australia.

Wawa and Alice Sulaeman...

AFC Enterprises, Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes Chicken...

A Subway-branded toy set called the Deluxe Subway Sandwich Artist Play Set will be available at Toys "R" Us starting September 1, 2004.

The 77-piece set, marketed under the "Just Like...

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants donated 20,000 burgers and buns and associated condiments to the American Red Cross’ Hurricane Charley relief effort to help feed residents of Port Charlotte and...

Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill has introduced a new crispy Cabo Coconut Shrimp Taco to expand their "Fresh...

Blimpie International, Inc., global franchisor of BLIMPIE restaurants, announced its 2004 Blimpie International, Inc. Scholarship winners. The announcement was made by Jeff Endervelt,...

Carl's Jr. has just added the Loaded Breakfast Burrito(tm) to its menu, leaving competitors' puny imitations in its shadow. Hungry breakfast eaters on the go can stop at Carl's Jr. and dig...

Burger King announced that it has hired Calvin Harris as Senior Director, Product Innovation. Harris was previously executive chef at Arby's.

In his new role, Harris will be responsible...